Business Attorney | Best Practices: LLCs & Corporations Minneapolis MN

Attorney Aaron Hall has been representing Minnesota business owners in small and mid-sized companies for over a decade. He provides legal counsel on best practices to LLCs and corporations in Minneapolis, St. Paul, the Twin Cities, and Greater Minnesota.

From formation to dissolution, Aaron helps companies save money, minimize legal expenses, and avoid legal obstacles that could trip up their business. This includes a variety of business environments to ensure business owners maintain legal compliance, minimize taxes, and reduce risk.

Startup Best Practices

Aaron works with new business owners on a regular basis. The needs of most new businesses are relatively simple. We love working with new business owners, so we offer a number of cost-effective options to fit the tight budget of a small business owner.

  • New business services include the following:
  • Selecting the best type of business (LLC, partnership, S corp, C corporation)
  • Drafting bylaws, buy-sell agreements, buy-back agreements, repurchase agreements, etc.
  • Planning to minimize taxes
  • Registering trademarks and copyrights
  • Negotiating commercial leases
  • Drafting employee manuals, standard company contracts, and business policies and procedures

Growing Minnesota Companies

As a business attorney, Aaron Hall partners with business owners throughout the life of the business. We understand business, in addition to business law. His practice focuses on improving your bottom line, implementing best practices, and helping you compare your legal options based on your ROI. He understands you need the job done right, without unnecessary extra frills.

Aaron represents established businesses in the following ways:

  • Drafting contracts for complex agreements
  • Collecting unpaid bills and debts
  • Minimizing risks of litigation and financial liability
  • Advising on trademark, copyright, patent, domain name, trade secret, and related IP issues
  • Advising companies on state and federal employment laws
  • Representing in lawsuits, arbitration, mediation, and administrative hearings
  • Dealing with trademark infringement, unfair business practices, trade secret violations, antitrust matters, and business torts

Insolvent Business Owners

Not every business succeeds. When a business fails, we help protect the business owner’s finances, reputation, and assets. Many of our business clients are relieved to learn how many options are actually available to them. Aaron helps struggling companies with the following:

  • Negotiating debts and loan defaults
  • Dealing with harassing creditors
  • Analyzing complex financial issues
  • Preserving the most assets in bankruptcy

Complex Business Deals

  • Negotiating complex deals and drafting sophisticated contracts
  • Addressing real estate problems
  • Preparing franchises, JVs, partnerships, and complex business relationships
  • Representing buyers and sellers in a business sale or purchase
  • Facilitating mergers and acquisitions
  • Advising on the sale and licensing of intellectual property and intangible assets

Experienced Minneapolis Business Attorney

Aaron’s considerable experience in business and corporate law has been a great benefit to our business owner clients. His goal is to develop personal relationships with our clients, to be available when they have questions or needs, and advise them on ways to minimize legal trouble so they can focus on growing their business and enjoying the rewards of their profits.

Aaron is experienced in representing companies large and small. His primary practice is representing business owners and businesses with under 50 employees. Representation includes avoiding legal problems through planning and careful contract drafted, providing answers to business legal questions as companies face legal issues, and representing parties in lawsuits and business deals.

Aaron is experienced in representing businesses in a variety of industries. His work has resulted in significant media coverage, speaking engagements, and being published in legal publications.

Business Services

Business Litigation

Operating a successful business comes with the risk that someday, somebody will sue that business. It’s important for business owners to understand the common factors that lead to litigation, the common types of litigation, and how to start the litigation process.

Communications & Media Law

Communications and Media Law encompass a wide variety of legal issues including technological, licensing, and administrative matters faced by broadcasters, newspapers, journalists, bloggers, advertisers, and others disseminating news and information.

Franchise Law

Franchise laws in Minnesota can be difficult to understand and it is important to strictly follow them to ensure you do not have problems down the road. A licensed Minnesota franchise attorney can significantly help you follow these regulations when you are entering into a franchise agreement.

Loans & Financing

A loan and financing attorney can review and negotiate loan agreements, negotiate and eliminate debt, and help plan and implement profitable business practices.

Shareholder Rights

If you have been promised dividends, voting rights, positions in the business, or other shareholder rights and have not received them, or have been the victim of other shareholder violations, you may be entitled to compensation under Minnesota law. Aaron can analyze your situation and explain your rights as a shareholder in a Minnesota corporation.

Business Formation

If you’re considering starting a business, it is important that you understand your options so you can choose the structure that is best for you. This important step influences the way your business will work, the taxes you will have to pay, and what you may be personally liable for.

Business Professionals Contracts

Minnesota contracts govern various types of relationships and promises between businesses. Aaron Hall is experienced in contract drafting, contract analysis and negotiation, contract litigation, and more.

Legal Compliance

Aaron partners with business owners to ensure the business is in compliance with all applicable laws including government regulations relating to occupational hazards, health, EEOC, OSHA, discrimination, employment sexual harassment, worker’s compensation, unemployment insurance, and tax withholding.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers and Acquisitions are complex transactions that relate to both business growth and legal rules. Mergers are when two companies come together. Acquisitions are when one company buys another.

Taxes

Minnesota tax law, as it applies to businesses, can be complicated and frustrating to deal with. Whether you are simply registering your business for sales taxes or defending yourself against allegations of tax fraud, an experienced business tax attorney is here to help.

Next Steps

Your relationship with Aaron starts by you taking action to get help. Whether you need an in-person meeting, phone call, or help by email, the next step is you contacting Aaron.